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Oregon Fur Farm Reports Trespassers

Dec 22, 2013

The 23rd in a series of leaked Fur Commission "security alerts" Animal Liberation Frontline is posting this month.

Background: Animal Liberation Frontline has obtained dozens of internal fur industry "security alerts." These bulletins are sent to fur farmers via email and fax every time there is a "security" related issue affecting US fur farms. The subject matter can range from trespassers being chased from farms, to unpublicized details of ALF raids, to farmers sharing license plate numbers of "suspicious vehicles."

These are intended to be read by fur farmers only, and were not intended to be read by the general public. I will be posting approximately 30 bulletins over the next month.

Read a full background on this series here.

A synopsis of this alert

A standard alert warning farmers of people seen taking photos of a fur farm in Oregon.

"Fur Commission USA
Security Alert – Oregon
July 10, 2013

Two individuals were seen taking photos outside a mink farm in Marion County Oregon yesterday afternoon. When approached by the farmer, they flashed an obscene gesture and fled. The vehicle was a [description and plate# redacted]. It was driven by a [description redacted]. The passenger, who was taking the photos, was a [detailed description redacted].

If this vehicle is seen in the vicinity of your farm, be sure the occupants are aware they have been spotted, then call your local sheriff and Fur Commission USA.

Distributed by,
Michael Whelan
Fur Commission USA
541-595-8568"



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